*THIS PROGRAM REQUIRES LICENSURE TO ATTEND*
This program is available only for licensed Physician Assistants.
A.T. Still University’s Master of Advanced Physician Assistant online program is designed to offer the most direct path to APA credentials–even without a bachelor’s degree (additional admission requirements apply). Practicing physician assistants can begin immediately to pursue a master of science in Advanced Physician Assistant Studies.
With concentrations in either clinical medicine or education/leadership, the Master of Science in Advanced Physician Assistant Studies is an ideal online post-professional program for working professionals. Students will acquire knowledge from faculty who are accomplished experts in the healthcare field.
Advance your credentials and career path with the Master of Science degree in Advanced Physician Assistant Studies from ATSU’s Arizona School of Health Sciences (ASHS), and take your place among healthcare leaders who help meet a growing demand while easing community healthcare shortages.According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, physician assistant positions are expected to rise 38 percent between 2012-2022, a much faster than average for all occupations Withphysician shortages looming and a rapidly aging population, the need for physician assistants professionals are growing.
The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602. Phone: (800) 621-7440.
Facts & Figures
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education
1,000 - 4,999
Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center
Minimum system requirements: Windows 98, 98Se, Me, NT, 2000, XP or MacOS 8.1 - 9.1 and OS X; 64 MB RAM; 28.8 kbps modem (56K Recommended); SoundCard & Speakers; and IE 6 or Netscape 7.1.
The School of Health Management welcomes out-of-state & international students. The Advanced Physician Assistant program is for U.S. licensed Physician Assistants.
Students must be registered at least part-time to receive financial aid. Please contact an enrollment advisor to discuss Financial Aid requirements.
Courses are automatically scheduled each term based on program of study.